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Seeing red

Author: Kathryn Erskine
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Scholastic Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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When twelve-year-old Frederick "Red" Porter's father dies in 1972, his mother wants to sell their automobile repair shop and move her two sons back to Ohio, but Red is desperate to stop the sale even if it means unearthing some dark family secrets in a Virginia rife with racial tensions.
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Juvenile books
Young adult works
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Historical fiction
Juvenile fiction
Ficiton
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kathryn Erskine
ISBN: 9780545464406 0545464404 9780545464413 0545464412 9780545576451 0545576458
OCLC Number: 828265052
Target Audience: 009-013.
Description: 344 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Kathryn Erskine.

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Life will never be the same for Red Porter. He's a kid growing up around black car grease, white fence paint, and the backward attitudes of the folks who live in his hometown: Stony Gap, Virginia.  Read more...

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